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Artix Linux

Last Update: 2019-04-11 06:22 UTC


Artix Linux is a fork (or continuation as an autonomous project) of the Arch-OpenRC and Manjaro-OpenRC projects. Artix Linux offers a lightweight, rolling-release operating system featuring the OpenRC init software. (An alternative spin features the runit init software.) Three editions of Artix are available, a minimal Base system, an edition featuring the i3 window manager and an edition which runs the LXQt desktop.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 83 (138), 6 months: 90 (136), 3 months: 86 (135), 4 weeks: 92 (128), 1 week: 78 (134)

Average visitor rating: 8.11/10 from 73 review(s).


Artix Linux Summary
Distribution Artix Linux
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  • Colour scheme: green text = latest stable version, red text = development or beta version. The function determining beta versions is not 100% reliable due to a wide variety of versioning schemes.
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Feature 2018.10.04 2017.08.08
Release Date 2018-10-04 2017-08-08
End Of Life    
Price (US$) Free Free
Image Size (MB) 460-858 385-697
Free Download ISO ISO
Installation Graphical Graphical
Default Desktop LXQt i3, LXQt
Package Management Pacman Pacman
Release Model Rolling Rolling
Office Suite -- --
Processor Architecture x86_64 x86_64
Init Software OpenRC, runit OpenRC
Journaled File Systems ext3, ext4 ext3, ext4
Multilingual    
Asian Language Support    
Full Package List 2018.10.04 2017.08.08

Full Package List:   Artix Linux 2017.08.08
  Number of packages: 644 (download as TXT)
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  •  acl 2.2.52-3
  •  acpi 1.7-1
  •  acpid 2.0.28-2
  •  acpid-openrc 20170705-1
  •  adwaita-icon-theme 3.24.0-1
  •  alsa-firmware 1.0.29-1
  •  alsa-lib 1.1.4.1-1
  •  alsa-utils 1.1.4-1
  •  alsa-utils-openrc 20170704-1
  •  archlinux-keyring 20170611-1
  •  archlinux-mirrorlist 20170709-1
  •  artix-backgrounds 0.4.2-1
  •  artix-backgrounds 0.4.2-3
  •  artix-grub-theme 0.2.2-1
  •  artix-grub-theme-common 0.2.2-1
  •  artix-i3-presets 0.4.2-3
  •  artix-icons 0.4.2-1
  •  artix-icons 0.4.2-3
  •  artix-keyring 20170805-1
  •  artix-live-base 0.3.1-1
  •  artix-live-openrc 0.3.1-1
  •  artix-live-portable-efi 0.3.1-1
  •  artix-lxqt-presets 0.4.2-1
  •  artix-mirrorlist 20170715-1
  •  artix-sddm-theme 0.2-1
  •  artools-base 0.5-1
  •  artools-base 0.5-2
  •  atk 2.24.0-2
  •  at-spi2-atk 2.24.1-1
  •  at-spi2-core 2.24.1-1
  •  attica-qt5 5.36.0-1
  •  attr 2.4.47-2
  •  avahi 0.7-1
  •  avahi-openrc 20170704-1
  •  b43-fwcutter 019-1
  •  bash 4.4.012-3
  •  bc 1.07.1-1
  •  blueberry 1.1.15-1
  •  bluez 5.46-1
  •  bluez-libs 5.46-1
  •  bluez-tools 0.2.0-1
  •  boost-libs 1.64.0-4
  •  breeze-gtk 5.10.4-1
  •  breeze-icons 5.36.0-1
  •  btrfs-progs 4.12-1
  •  bzip2 1.0.6-6
  •  ca-certificates 20170307-1
  •  ca-certificates-cacert 20140824-4
  •  ca-certificates-mozilla 3.32-1
  •  ca-certificates-utils 20170307-1
  •  cairo 1.14.10-1
  •  calamares 3.1.1-4
  •  cantarell-fonts 1:0.0.25-3
  •  cdparanoia 10.2-5
  •  clipit 1.4.3-1
  •  compositeproto 0.4.2-3
  •  compton 0.1_beta2.5-8
  •  confuse 3.2-1
  •  coreutils 8.27-1
  •  cracklib 2.9.6-1
  •  crda 3.18-1
  •  cronie 1.5.1-1
  •  cronie-openrc 20170712-1
  •  cryptsetup 1.7.5-1
  •  cryptsetup-openrc 20170712-1
  •  curl 7.54.1-2
  •  damageproto 1.2.1-3
  •  dash 0.5.9.1-1
  •  db 5.3.28-3
  •  dbus 1.10.22-1
  •  dbus-glib 0.108-1
  •  dbus-openrc 20170712-1
  •  dconf 0.26.0+1+g701d19d-1
  •  desktop-file-utils 0.23-1
  •  device-mapper 2.02.173-1
  •  device-mapper-openrc 20170712-1
  •  dhclient 4.3.5-2
  •  dhcpcd 6.11.5-1
  •  dhcpcd-openrc 20170712-1
  •  diffutils 3.6-1
  •  ding-libs 0.6.0-1
  •  displaymanager-openrc 20170704-1
  •  dmenu 4.7-1
  •  dmidecode 3.1-2
  •  dmraid 1.0.0.rc16.3-10
  •  dmxproto 2.3.1-3
  •  dnsmasq 2.77-1
  •  dnssec-anchors 20170711-1
  •  dosfstools 4.1-1
  •  double-conversion 2.0.1-3
  •  e2fsprogs 1.43.4-1
  •  ecryptfs-utils 111-2
  •  efibootmgr 15-1
  •  efivar 31-1
  •  elogind 234.2-2
  •  elogind-openrc 20170717-1
  •  eudev 3.2.2-4
  •  eudev-openrc 32-4
  •  eventlog 0.2.12-4
  •  exfat-utils 1.2.7-1
  •  expat 2.2.2-1
  •  f2fs-tools 1.8.0-1
  •  feh 2.19.1-1
  •  fftw 3.3.6-2
  •  file 5.31-1
  •  filesystem 2017.07-4
  •  findutils 4.6.0-2
  •  fixesproto 5.0+9+g4292ec1-1
  •  flac 1.3.2-1
  •  fontconfig 2.12.4-1
  •  fontsproto 2.1.3-2
  •  freetype2 2.8-2
  •  fuse2 2.9.7-3
  •  fuse-common 3.1.0-1
  •  gawk 4.1.4-2
  •  gc 7.6.0-1
  •  gcc-libs 7.1.1-4
  •  gcr 3.20.0+45+g4708f35-1
  •  gdbm 1.13-1
  •  gdk-pixbuf2 2.36.7-1
  •  gettext 0.19.8.1-2
  •  giblib 1.2.4-6
  •  giflib 5.1.4-1
  •  girara 0.2.7-1
  •  glib2 2.52.3-1
  •  glibc 2.25-7
  •  glib-networking 2.50.0-2
  •  gmp 6.1.2-1
  •  gnome-bluetooth 3.20.1+1+ge902d1a-1
  •  gnupg 2.1.22-1
  •  gnutls 3.5.14-1
  •  gobject-introspection-runtime 1.52.1-1
  •  gpgme 1.9.0-3
  •  gpm 1.20.7-7
  •  gptfdisk 1.0.3-1
  •  graphite 1:1.3.10-1
  •  grep 3.1-1
  •  groff 1.22.3-7
  •  grub 2.02-4
  •  gsettings-desktop-schemas 3.24.0-1
  •  gsimplecal 2.1-2
  •  gssproxy 0.7.0-1
  •  gst-plugins-base 1.12.2-1
  •  gst-plugins-base-libs 1.12.2-1
  •  gstreamer 1.12.2-1
  •  gtk2 2.24.31-1
  •  gtk3 3.22.18-1
  •  gtk-update-icon-cache 3.22.18-1
  •  gvfs 1.32.1+5+gf0d758df-1
  •  gzip 1.8-2
  •  harfbuzz 1.4.7-1
  •  haveged 1.9.1-3
  •  haveged-openrc 20170705-1
  •  hicolor-icon-theme 0.15-1
  •  hwids 20170328-1
  •  hwinfo 21.38-1
  •  i3blocks 1.4-5
  •  i3lock 2.9.1-1
  •  i3lock-wrapper 2017.04.22.31ab5ac-1
  •  i3status 2.11-2
  •  i3-wm 4.13-1
  •  iana-etc 20170512-1
  •  icu 59.1-1
  •  imagemagick 6.9.9.3-1
  •  imlib2 1.4.10-1
  •  inetutils 1.9.4-5
  •  inputproto 2.3.2-1
  •  inxi 2.3.28-1
  •  iproute2 4.12.0-2
  •  iptables 1.6.1-1
  •  iputils 20161105.1f2bb12-2
  •  ipw2100-fw 1.3-8
  •  ipw2200-fw 3.1-6
  •  iso-codes 3.75-1
  •  iw 4.9-1
  •  j4-dmenu-desktop 2.15-1
  •  jansson 2.10-2
  •  jasper 2.0.13-2
  •  jfsutils 1.1.15-4
  •  js 24.2.0-4
  •  json-c 0.12.1-1
  •  json-glib 1.2.8-1
  •  kactivities 5.36.0-1
  •  karchive 5.36.0-1
  •  kauth 5.36.0-1
  •  kbd 2.0.4-1
  •  kbookmarks 5.36.0-1
  •  kbproto 1.0.7-1
  •  kcmutils 5.36.0-1
  •  kcodecs 5.36.0-1
  •  kcompletion 5.36.0-1
  •  kconfig 5.36.0-1
  •  kconfigwidgets 5.36.0-1
  •  kcoreaddons 5.36.0-1
  •  kcrash 5.36.0-1
  •  kdbusaddons 5.36.0-1
  •  kdeclarative 5.36.0-1
  •  kde-cli-tools 5.10.4-1
  •  kdesu 5.36.0-1
  •  keyutils 1.5.10-1
  •  kglobalaccel 5.36.0-1
  •  kguiaddons 5.36.0-1
  •  ki18n 5.36.0-1
  •  kiconthemes 5.36.0-1
  •  kidletime 5.36.0-1
  •  kinit 5.36.0-1
  •  kio 5.36.0-1
  •  kitemviews 5.36.0-1
  •  kjobwidgets 5.36.0-1
  •  kmod 24-1
  •  kmod-openrc 20170712-1
  •  knotifications 5.36.0-1
  •  kpackage 5.36.0-1
  •  kparts 5.36.0-1
  •  kpmcore 3.1.2-1
  •  kpty 5.36.0-1
  •  krb5 1.15.1-1
  •  kservice 5.36.0-1
  •  ktexteditor 5.36.0-2
  •  ktextwidgets 5.36.0-1
  •  kwallet 5.36.0-1
  •  kwayland 5.36.0-1
  •  kwidgetsaddons 5.36.0-1
  •  kwindowsystem 5.36.0-1
  •  kwrite 17.04.3-2
  •  kxmlgui 5.36.0-1
  •  lcms2 2.8-2
  •  ldns 1.7.0-3
  •  less 487-1
  •  libaio 0.3.110-1
  •  libappindicator-gtk2 12.10.0-12
  •  libarchive 3.3.2-1
  •  libassuan 2.4.3-1
  •  libasyncns 0.8+3+g68cd5af-1
  •  libatasmart 0.19-2
  •  libatomic_ops 7.4.6-1
  •  libblockdev 2.10-1
  •  libbluray 1.0.1-1
  •  libbytesize 0.10-1
  •  libcanberra 0.30+2+gc0620e4-1
  •  libcap 2.25-1
  •  libcap-ng 0.7.8-1
  •  libcddb 1.3.2-4
  •  libcdio 0.94-2
  •  libcdio-paranoia 10.2+0.94+1-2
  •  libconfig 1.6-2
  •  libcroco 0.6.12+4+g9ad7287-1
  •  libcups 2.2.4-1
  •  libdaemon 0.14-3
  •  libdatrie 0.2.10-2
  •  libdbi 0.9.0-2
  •  libdbusmenu-glib 16.04.0-2
  •  libdbusmenu-gtk2 16.04.0-2
  •  libdbusmenu-qt5 0.9.3+16.04.20160218-1
  •  libdmx 1.1.3-1
  •  libdnet 1.12-9
  •  libdrm 2.4.82-1
  •  libedit 20170329_3.1-1
  •  libelf 0.169-2
  •  libelogind 234.2-2
  •  libepoxy 1.4.3-1
  •  libeudev 3.2.2-4
  •  libev 4.24-1
  •  libevdev 1.5.7-1
  •  libevent 2.1.8-1
  •  libexif 0.6.21-2
  •  libffi 3.2.1-2
  •  libfm 1.2.5-1
  •  libfm-extra 1.2.5-1
  •  libfm-gtk2 1.2.5-1
  •  libfm-qt 0.11.2-2
  •  libfontenc 1.1.3-1
  •  libgcrypt 1.8.0-1
  •  libgit2 1:0.26.0-1
  •  libglvnd 0.2.999+g4ba53457-2
  •  libgpg-error 1.27-1
  •  libgudev 231+1+g0841288-1
  •  libical 2.0.0-2
  •  libice 1.0.9-1
  •  libid3tag 0.15.1b-8
  •  libidn 1.33-1
  •  libimobiledevice 1.2.0-6
  •  libindicator-gtk2 12.10.1-7
  •  libinput 1.8.1-2
  •  libjpeg-turbo 1.5.2-1
  •  libksba 1.3.4-2
  •  libkscreen 5.10.4-1
  •  libldap 2.4.44-5
  •  liblqr 0.4.2-1
  •  liblxqt 0.11.1-1
  •  libmbim 1.14.0-4
  •  libmm-glib 1.6.8-1
  •  libmnl 1.0.4-1
  •  libmspack 1.5-1
  •  libndp 1.6-1
  •  libnetfilter_conntrack 1.0.6-1
  •  libnewt 0.52.20-1
  •  libnfnetlink 1.0.1-2
  •  libnftnl 1.0.7-1
  •  libnghttp2 1.23.1-1
  •  libnl 3.3.0-1
  •  libnm 1.8.2-3
  •  libnm-glib 1.8.2-3
  •  libnotify 0.7.7-1
  •  libogg 1.3.2-1
  •  libomxil-bellagio 0.9.3-1
  •  libpcap 1.8.1-2
  •  libpciaccess 0.13.5-1
  •  libpgm 5.2.122-2
  •  libpipeline 1.4.2-1
  •  libplist 2.0.0-1
  •  libpng 1.6.31-1
  •  libproxy 0.4.15-4
  •  libpsl 0.17.0-2
  •  libpulse 10.0-3
  •  libqmi 1.18.0-1
  •  libqtxdg 2.0.0-3
  •  librsvg 2:2.40.18-1
  •  libsamplerate 0.1.9-1
  •  libsasl 2.1.26-11
  •  libsecret 0.18.5+14+g9980655-1
  •  libsigc++ 2.10.0-1
  •  libsm 1.2.2-2
  •  libsndfile 1.0.28-1
  •  libsodium 1.0.13-1
  •  libsoup 2.58.1-1
  •  libsoxr 0.1.2-1
  •  libssh2 1.8.0-2
  •  libsynctex 2017.44590-2
  •  libsystemd-dummy 233-1
  •  libtasn1 4.12-1
  •  libteam 1.26-1
  •  libthai 0.1.26-1
  •  libtheora 1.1.1-3
  •  libtiff 4.0.8-2
  •  libtirpc 1.0.2-1
  •  libtool 2.4.6-8
  •  libtxc_dxtn 1.0.1-6
  •  libunistring 0.9.7-1
  •  libunwind 1.2.1-1
  •  libusb 1.0.21-2
  •  libusbmuxd 1.0.10-2
  •  libutempter 1.1.6-2
  •  libutil-linux 2.30.1-1
  •  libvisual 0.4.0-6
  •  libvorbis 1.3.5-1
  •  libwacom 0.24-1
  •  libx11 1.6.5-1
  •  libx86emu 1.11-1
  •  libxau 1.0.8-2
  •  libxcb 1.12-1
  •  libxcomposite 0.4.4-2
  •  libxcursor 1.1.14-2
  •  libxdamage 1.1.4-2
  •  libxdmcp 1.1.2-1
  •  libxext 1.3.3-1
  •  libxfixes 5.0.3-1
  •  libxfont 1.5.2-1
  •  libxfont2 2.0.1-1
  •  libxft 2.3.2-1
  •  libxi 1.7.9-1
  •  libxinerama 1.1.3-2
  •  libxkbcommon 0.7.2-1
  •  libxkbcommon-x11 0.7.2-1
  •  libxkbfile 1.0.9-1
  •  libxml2 2.9.4+96+gfb56f80e-1
  •  libxmu 1.1.2-1
  •  libxrandr 1.5.1-1
  •  libxrender 0.9.10-1
  •  libxshmfence 1.2-1
  •  libxslt 1.1.29+42+gac341cbd-1
  •  libxss 1.2.2-2
  •  libxt 1.1.5-1
  •  libxtst 1.2.3-1
  •  libxv 1.0.11-1
  •  libxvmc 1.0.10-1
  •  libxxf86dga 1.1.4-1
  •  libxxf86vm 1.1.4-1
  •  licenses 20140629-2
  •  linux-api-headers 4.10.1-1
  •  linux-firmware 20170622.7d2c913-1
  •  linux-lts 4.9.40-2
  •  linux-lts 4.9.41-1
  •  llvm-libs 4.0.1-5
  •  lm_sensors 3.4.0-4
  •  logrotate 3.12.3-1
  •  lsb-release 1.4-15
  •  lvm2 2.02.173-1
  •  lvm2-openrc 20170712-1
  •  lxmenu-data 0.1.5-1
  •  lxqt-about 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-admin 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-common 0.11.2-1
  •  lxqt-config 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-globalkeys 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-notificationd 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-openssh-askpass 0.11.1-2
  •  lxqt-panel 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-policykit 0.11.1-2
  •  lxqt-powermanagement 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-qtplugin 0.11.1-2
  •  lxqt-runner 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-session 0.11.1-1
  •  lxqt-sudo 0.11.1-1
  •  lz4 1:1.7.5-1
  •  lzo 2.10-1
  •  man-db 2.7.6.1-2
  •  man-pages 4.12-1
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  •  mdadm-openrc 20170712-1
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Version: 2018.10.04
Rating: 10
Date: 2019-07-17
Votes: 75


Last week I got my new fitlet2 mini pc with an OEM Linux Mint preinstalled. As I didn't want to use a systemd based distro, I was looking for an alternative. I knew OpenRC already from GhostBSD so I was searching for an OpenRC based Linux. I knew very well how to handle an Arch based system from my old Manjaro installation, thus I decided to try Artix. After a couple of days with OpenRC and Artix I got very curious about the runit init system. Thus I made a second installation on an external media using the runit flavour of Artix. I am very impressed how fast runit actually is. OpenRC needed on my machine 15 seconds until the display manager was fully loaded and 10 seconds for the shutdown from a desktop. With runit it's only 8 seconds for the boot and 4 seconds for the shutdown. Wow! Also the handling of runit is even easier than OpenRC or systemd. E.g. I replaced the NetworkManager with Connman. I just installed the connman-runit package (containing the init script) with Octopi, deleted the /run/runit/service/NetworkManager link and created the replacement with 'sudo ln -s /etc/runit/sv/connmand /run/runit/service' and Connman was immediately running, completely without using any special init config tool.


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Rating: 10
Date: 2019-07-06
Votes: 60


Have used Artix plasma .iso for some time and i have to say i am very impressed with the way laptop behaves, temperatures are pretty low and fans are quiet.
Pretty awesome out of the box experience, however there is pulseaudio installed by default with this iso, unlike to standard official openrc/runit lxqt .iso, there are two community editions as well and KDE/LXqT is one of them.

Anyways recommending to get amazing computing experience, also there is Dark Reader addon installed by default in Firefox Browser that literally makes all reading better (and i had no idea about existence of such addon before)

Nice stuff!!!




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Version: 2018.10.04
Rating: 10
Date: 2019-06-09
Votes: 89


Well,
I was looking for a systemd-free OS. I tried OpenBSD but find it to complicated for
my need in use as a desktop... my fault, I know.
So I tried Artix Linux (Mate "Edition" :-) ) because it seemed a useable alternative for
my computer.
And it installed quite fast, everything works out of the box, it's easy to update and install new
programms. 10 out of 10 points for Artix Linux! They did a very good job!
angus71


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